How to uninstall XBMC from your PC

This web page is about XBMC for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It was created for Windows by Team XBMC. Take a look here where you can get more info on Team XBMC. Click on to get more data about XBMC on Team XBMC's website. The program is often located in the C:\Program Files\XBMC directory (same installation drive as Windows). The entire uninstall command line for XBMC is C:\Program Files\XBMC\uninstall.exe. XBMC.exe is the programs's main file and it takes approximately 19.67 MB (20625408 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are part of XBMC. They take about 20.47 MB (21463617 bytes) on disk.

  • Uninstall.exe (224.56 KB)
  • XBMC.exe (19.67 MB)
  • wininst-6.0.exe (60.00 KB)
  • wininst-7.1.exe (64.00 KB)
  • wininst-8.0.exe (60.00 KB)
  • wininst-9.0-amd64.exe (218.50 KB)
  • wininst-9.0.exe (191.50 KB) to view all... After the uninstall process, the application leaves some files behind on the computer. Part_A few of these are shown below.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall XBMC from your PC:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\XBMC
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\XBMC

Usually, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\XBMC\Visit XBMC Online.url
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\XBMC\userdata\addon_data\visualization.milkdrop\settings.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\XBMC\userdata\Database\Addons15.db
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\XBMC\userdata\Database\Epg7.db
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\XBMC\userdata\Database\MyMusic32.db
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\XBMC\userdata\Database\MyVideos75.db
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\XBMC\userdata\Database\Textures13.db
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\XBMC\userdata\Database\TV22.db
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\XBMC\userdata\Database\ViewModes4.db
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\XBMC\userdata\guisettings.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\XBMC\userdata\LCD.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\XBMC\userdata\profiles.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\XBMC\userdata\RssFeeds.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\XBMC\userdata\Thumbnails\7\7fe207a2.jpg
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\XBMC\xbmc.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\XBMC\xbmc.old.log
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\XBMC\xbmc_crashlog-12.2 Git_20130502-32b1a5e-20020102-021422.dmp
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\XBMC\xbmc_stacktrace-12.2 Git_20130502-32b1a5e-20020102-021422.txt

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\XBMC

Additional registry values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\TCP Query User{055BE277-F395-4E91-8011-12D80F2D84CF}C:\program files (x86)\xbmc\xbmc.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\TCP Query User{8C27937C-7A03-45F9-9B20-46FB8E5FB866}C:\windows.old\program files (x86)\xbmc\xbmc.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\UDP Query User{16447CB6-644A-456F-9701-C3720D722005}C:\windows.old\program files (x86)\xbmc\xbmc.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\SharedAccess\Parameters\FirewallPolicy\FirewallRules\UDP Query User{4BBF73BC-8D48-428A-B079-F23C116DEFAC}C:\program files (x86)\xbmc\xbmc.exe

How to remove XBMC from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

XBMC is an application released by the software company Team XBMC. Frequently, people want to remove it. This can be troublesome because deleting this manually takes some know-how related to PCs. One of the best QUICK procedure to remove XBMC is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general tool to optimize your Windows system.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with the program's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on your computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate XBMC or simply click the Search feature and type in "XBMC". The XBMC application will be found automatically. Notice that when you click XBMC in the list of applications, some data about the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about XBMC, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for XBMC:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\XBMC\uninstall.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove XBMC.
Uninstall XBMC

8. After removing XBMC, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of XBMC which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling XBMC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows (6.4)
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This page is not a piece of advice to remove XBMC by Team XBMC from your computer, we are not saying that XBMC by Team XBMC is not a good application. This text simply contains detailed info on how to remove XBMC in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-16 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-16 11:54:53.923